74th Annual Speech Contest – Northwest District The 2018 American Farmers & Ranchers Northwest District speech contest was held Nov. 13 in Enid, Okla.   The winners include: AFR/OFU Novice: 1st: Kord Campbell, Jet; 2nd: Hadley Ott, Lomega; 3rd: Adam Anderson, Ringwood AFR/OFU Junior: 1st: Alec Anderson, Ringwood; 2nd: Kole Campbell, Jet; 3rd: Emma Stover, […]

74th Annual Speech Contest – Southwest District The 2018 American Farmers & Ranchers Southwest District speech contest was held Nov. 8 in Cache, Okla. The winners include: AFR/OFU Novice: 1st: Addy Schneberger, Carnegie; 2nd: Merrick Ballou, Elgin; 3rd: Peyton Deel, Elgin AFR/OFU Junior: 1st: Maci McCorkle, Snyder AFR/OFU Intermediate: 1st: Karla McConnell, Calumet; 2nd: Paige […]

74th Annual Speech Contest – Southeast District The 2018 American Farmers & Ranchers Southeast District speech contest was held Nov. 6 in Wilburton, Okla.   The winners include: AFR/OFU Novice: 1st: Kyleigh Eppler, Silo; 2nd: Isabella Whitlock, Silo; 3rd: Kale Brister, Silo AFR/OFU Junior: 1st: Gage Bradley, Silo; 2nd: Madison Walker, Red Oak; 3rd: Claycey […]

Oklahoma City, Okla. ­- The 2018 American Farmers & Ranchers Northeast District speech contest was held Nov. 1 in Sapulpa, Okla. The winners include: AFR/OFU Novice: 1st: Jancie Cantrell, Dewey; 2nd: Dade DeLozier, Adair; 3rd: Danika Spaulding, Keys AFR/OFU Junior: 1st: Jack Taylor, Adair; 2nd: Lacey Laymon, Keys AFR/OFU Intermediate: 1st: Dax DeLozier, Adair; 2nd: […]

The special connection between humans and animals was never more evident than during the Gold Star Classic-AFR Special Needs Livestock Show, Aug. 30, at the Grady County fairgrounds in Chickasha. “This is why we wanted to put on this livestock show, to provide an opportunity for special needs students to interact with and exhibit livestock,” […]

Saving lives through blood donations was the focus at the AFR Women’s Cooperative sponsored blood drive at the Tulsa State Fair, Oct. 2. The blood drive is part of an on-going effort by the AFR Women’s Cooperative and the Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) to increase blood donations throughout the state. Greeting blood donors during the […]